Africa NIMPORT is Nigeria’s foremost Multi-Sector annual event for projecting development in the Maritime and Logistics Industry where information is shared, policies, programmes and projects performance are reviewed and developmental challenges addressed. Africa NIMPORT has extended an invitation to members of YSN to attend the renowned NIMPORT Exhibition and Conference which will held form 26th – 28th August 2019 at the Oriental Hotel Victoria Island Lagos. The Seminar will run from, 9am-1pm on the 26th and 27th August, 2019 where lectures will be held on Maritime Enterprise possibilities and career guide.

YoungShip Nigeria Annual General Meeting

The YSN Board and Members gathered at Kelsey Greene Villa on the 30th of March, 2019 in Lagos, Nigeria for the Annual General Meeting. An introduction of the history, scope, vision, mission and core values was shared to members present. Strategic activities for the year were given and the session was largely interactive. Members present had a lovely time together and used the opportunity to mingle and got to know one another. Watch out as our Innovative plans unfold this 2019.


NIMPORT is an annual event which creates a platform to share and review policies, programs and projects for participators in government and the private sectors. The forum is organized by an international development consulting company in collaboration with the Nigerian Maritime Port and Terminal (NIMPORT) Business Promotion Committee members and strategic partners which includes, The Federal Ministry of Transportation, The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Nigerian Maritime Safety Administration Agency (NIMASA), Nigerian Shipper’s Council (NSC), Nigeria Navy, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS), Nigeria Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA), INTEL, LADOL, NEPZA, NEPC.

YoungShip Nigeria –NIMPORT Maritime Youth Enterprise Development (MYED) Seminar

YoungShip Nigeria is collaborating with NIMPORT to advance Youth inclusion and Visibility in Shipping Development in Nigeria. NIMPORT will feature Maritime Youth Enterprise Development (MYED) Seminar in their yearly programme, and is willing to host YoungShip Nigeria on the 29th to 30th of August, 2018, where lectures will be delivered on possible Youth Enterprise engagement areas including seafaring. This platform is not only an informative and learning opportunity but allows members of YSN to engage with the sector at the exhibition. Venue- Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos (NIMPORT Conference room ANNEX). Time-11am-1am. This is opened for both International and Local members.

NIMPORT a Proud Partner of YoungShip Nigeria

YoungShip Nigeria is pleased to welcome the Nigerian International Maritime Ports and Terminals (NIMPORT) as her partner. A meeting was held on the 28th of June with the Chairman Mr Fortune Idu at the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) to initiate this partnership. YSN will be a part of the 11th International Maritime Ports and Terminals Conference and Expo holding on the 28th-30th of August, 2018 at the Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island Lagos.

YoungShip Nigeria Exco Members Plans the “The Go To Sea Campaign”

YoungShip Nigeria Exco Members met on Saturday, May 26, 2018 to plan the upcoming “Go to Sea Campaign” at Domino’s Pizza, Bode Thomas, Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria. The campaign with the theme “The Sea and I”, is to create awareness and sensitization to; -Students of the Nigerian Secondary Schools about career opportunities in the maritime sector. -Highlight salient Industry relevant issues that concerns professionals and the Nigerian Seafarers. -Shed light on Nigeria’s comparative advantage in the maritime sector. The event is organized for members and non-members. You can register now. For more information send us an email - or call +234813793073.

Youngship Nigeria at the Lagos International Maritime Week held on the 15th -16th May 2018.

YoungShip was well represented by Mr Usman Shuaibu (The National Chairman of YoungShip Nigeria) at the 3rd Edition of Lagos International Maritime Week 2018. He gave a brief lecture about YoungShip, its importance to the Nation, the vision, history, core values, and benefits of being a partner/member. He highlighted some of the upcoming activities of our 2018 programmes coming up and encouraged everyone to be a part of the network. Kudos to our able Chairman.

Merit Awards: NIMASA rewards staff professionalism, stakeholders' compliance

In recognition of the numerous contributions of Stakeholders to the growth and development of the maritime sector in Nigeria, the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) bestowed awards on outstanding maritime companies; Maersk Nigeria Limited, Gulf Agency Company (GAC) Nigeria Ltd, Charkins Maritime and Offshore Safety Centre among others, alongside some Staff of the Agency who have demonstrated commitment to the sector over the years.